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Valu-Net, AOL Canada Sign Marketing Deal

Canada's Valu-Net entered into a deal with AOL Canada in which AOL will merchandise Valu-net's products and services to AOL members. "

"Valu-net's Team Canada Olympic hockey phone cards will soon be promoted on AOL Canada's Sports Channel," said AOL Canada's managing director, Stephen Bartkiw. "These Team Canada Olympic hockey prepaid phone cards are the first product of our new partnership with Valu-net, which is aimed at offering unique products and services online."

AOL members will be able to easily access and purchase hockey card sets from the products page of Valu-net's hockey Web site.

In addition, AOL members will soon be able to purchase other Valu-net merchandise from the AOL Canada Shopping Channel.

Valu-net Corp., with operations in Canada, Australia, New Zealand, and Malaysia, developed a "virtual" retailing system that combines real-life marketing through traditional channels, such as print media and retail outlets, with new media opportunities.